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fear

Something Will Beg You to Fear

Fear is Holding Us Back If you haven’t seen the movie, Defending Your Life, you should. It is an incredibly intelligent Albert Brooks comedy from 1991, starring Albert Brooks and Meryl Streep. I don’t know many people who remember the movie, and that’s unfortunate.  For me, this was a bellwether story. It voiced something that I …

Is Failure Your Path to Freedom?

Is failure your path to freedom? “I can’t…” Can’t is a four-letter word. “I shouldn’t.” Who says? “But what about…” Eliminate the word “but” from your vocabulary. Replace it with “and.” “What about” has its place during the active planning and execution of an idea – not the avoidance of your dream. “What will they …

love

A Letter of Love. Are You A Sage or A Student?

I have a confession to make.  The only things I really know for sure are the things I’ve done wrong. I am in my 50s now; and I am old enough to realize that almost everything I thought I knew as a child, a teenager, and as a young adult, changed at some point. When …